Ada Mackenzie, golfer (b at Toronto 30 Oct 1891; d at Richmond Hill, Ont 25 Jan 1973). Mackenzie paved the way for women to take golf seriously by founding the first club restricted to women, the Ladies' Golf and Tennis Club, in Thornhill, Ont, in May 1925. Mackenzie's own play set high standards. She won the Ont Ladies' Amateur title 9 times and the Canadian Ladies' Open Amateur 5 times. In 1933 she was chosen Canadian athlete of the year.
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- Rubenstein, Lorne. "Ada Mackenzie". The Canadian Encyclopedia, 26 March 2014, Historica Canada. www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/ada-mackenzie. Accessed 04 October 2023.
- APA 6TH EDITION
- Rubenstein, L. (2014). Ada Mackenzie. In The Canadian Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/ada-mackenzie
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- Rubenstein, Lorne. "Ada Mackenzie." The Canadian Encyclopedia. Historica Canada. Article published January 13, 2008; Last Edited March 26, 2014.
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- The Canadian Encyclopedia, s.v. "Ada Mackenzie," by Lorne Rubenstein, Accessed October 04, 2023, https://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/ada-mackenzie
Article by Lorne Rubenstein
Published Online January 13, 2008
Last Edited March 26, 2014